Tamara Chance

Tamara Chance is a full-stack web developer, Salesforce Certified Admin, and an alumna of Perficient’s Bright Paths program. She is engaged in learning new technologies and blogs about tips & tricks, best practices, and personal development in the high-tech space.

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Spirit Week at the Lafayette Delivery Center

When the modern Olympics started in 1896, and up till the 1970s, only amateur athletes were allowed to compete in the Olympics. True or False? This was the deciding question of the first event of the Lafayette Delivery Center’s 2nd Office Olympics. On Wednesday June 15th, the Lafayette Delivery center hosted a joint in-person and […]

Perficient's Lafayette Office Exterior Street View Shaded By a Tree

What It’s Like to Work in Downtown Lafayette, LA

In a recent News & Brews event hosted by the LDC, many of the local Perficient staff worked onsite for the full day. Although a lot of folks are still working from home, some of the offices are beginning to reopen their doors and welcome folks back in.  It’s no secret that many tech companies […]

What’s Brewing at the Lafayette Delivery Center

On April 6th, our Lafayette US Delivery Center (LDC) celebrated the end of the first quarter of 2022 with a News & Brews event at the local office. This was the largest in-person event that the LDC had hosted since the start of the pandemic. The event drew more than 40 colleagues and friends back […]

Semantic Markup for Web Accessibility

Worldwide, over 285 million individuals live with some sort of visual impairment. This is according to the U.S. Health and Human Services Department. Introduction to Section 508 Compliance and Accessibility (hhs.gov) They require screen-readers to help them navigate the web. The problem is that not all websites are structured with appropriate semantic markup for accessibility. […]

Blood Drive T-Shirt with a Crawfish encircled by Text Saying "Blood Donors Are Always In Season"

Perficient’s Lafayette Delivery Center Hosts Quarterly Blood Drive Event

“Every 2 seconds someone in the U.S. needs blood and or platelets.” This is just one out of a long list of facts from The American Red Cross that shows why more blood donors are so desperately needed. One of Perficient’s core values is its people first commitment that strives to provide meaningful experiences to […]

Excited Disabled Woman With Broken Arm Using Accessible Website On Laptop

Why is Web Accessibility Important?

Whether you build websites or pay someone else to do it, web accessibility is a recommended best practice that is often overlooked. Did you know that according to the Colour Blind Awareness Organization, as many as 1 in 200 women and 1 in 12 men are color blind? Or, that according to the CDC, 1 […]